Guest comment by Ian Coles on efforts to develop the mining industry in Afghanistan
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
NSW recently proposed changes to the planning rules for wind and solar projects on the outskirts of regional cities.
MLT Aikins LLP
The energy transition to a low carbon future is well underway. Organizations across the globe are aggressively pursuing a multitude of opportunities and technology will play a crucial role in moving energy systems forward to address climate risk.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
As the spotlight on climate change intensifies, Canadian companies are facing additional scrutiny from regulators, investors and other stakeholders to meet environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The idea of pairing intermittent renewable energy sources such as wind and solar with hydrogen production and storage seems like a perfect match – creating the green hydrogen through electrolysis...
Welcome to the second of a three-part Energy Transition Series that will examine the changing legal and industry trends behind the emergence of the new renewable energy market.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
New renewable energy calls for tenders coming out of Québec will be in place by the end of 2021. On Sept. 10, 2021, Hydro-Québec filed an application with the Québec Energy Board...
Whether they like it or not, energy regulators are the new gatekeepers of the technology shift that is needed to meet Canada's carbon reduction goals.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On September 9, 2021, Alberta Energy released a Request for Expressions of Interest for Carbon Sequestration Hub Proposals (REOI) under its new proposed Carbon Sequestration Tenure Management process...
Eojourian & Georgiou
The European Green Deal was introduced in December 2019 targeting the transformation of the European Union economy whilst facing climate and environmental challenges.
This article follows-up on our previous Blog Post exploring the "jargon" of the EU Commission's Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability (CSS), an ambitious political action plan for chemicals regulation in the EU that was released in October 2020.
Energy developers, banks, investors, corporate offtakers and anyone else involved in the solar industry (and perhaps the energy industry more broadly) should ensure that they have a good understanding...
PNGRB issues PNGRB (Technical Standards and Specifications including Safety Standards for City or Local Natural Gas Distribution Networks) Regulations, 2008...
Hydrogen is a naturally occurring element in a gaseous form, which requires extraction from compounds that contain it.
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
In early August 2021, plant developer PT PJB Masdar Solar Energi (PMSE) announced that it had reached financial closing for the 145 MW Cirata floating photovoltaic solar power plant in West Java.
On September 30, 2021, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador sent a draft bill to the House of Representatives (Cámara de Diputados) that amends articles 25, 27, and 28 of the Mexican Constitution relating to energy issues.
Chevez Ruiz Zamarripa
El pasado 30 de septiembre de 2021 el Presidente de la República presentó ante la Cámara de Diputados del Congreso de la Unión la "Iniciativa de Decreto por el que se reforman los artículos 25, 27 y 28...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
As a follow-on to "Chapters 1, 2 and 3" in our series regarding regulatory developments in the Mexican power sector during 2020 and 2021, in this note we explore the proposed Constitutional amendment...
On October 1, 2021, an initiative sent by Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador ("AMLO") to reform Articles 25, 27 and 28 of the Mexican Constitution (the "Initiative") ...
The Minerals Council contended that the Mining Charter III is a formal policy document developed by the Minister in terms of section 100(2) of the MPRDA.